The veteran Indian opener, Shikhar Dhawan has tried a special look for quarantine days and his fans are loving it. Calling it “Quarantine look”, the southpaw Indian opener posed for a picture tying a muffler around his head like a turban. Among many heart-warming replies from the fans, veteran Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh stood out with his comments on Dhawan’s Instagram post.\
Commenting on the post, Harbhajan gave Shikhar a nickname “Babbu”, while in other he posted three OK Hand sign emojis. Here is the new look of the opener:
Like most of the sportspersons, Dhawan is utilizing his time well in lockdown with wife Ayesha and son Zoravar. Last week, the opener went on to share a video on social media of him working out with his family, asking people not to engage in “domestic violence” while at home.
captioning the video of the same on Twitter Dhawan wrote: “While I enjoy my time at home with my loving family, I am truly disheartened and sad to hear about domestic violence still existing in today’s time & we need to put an end to it. Choose a kind and loving partnership and say no to violence.”
While I enjoy my time at home with my loving family, I am truly disheartened and sad to hear about domestic violence still existing in today's time & we need to put an end to it. Choose a kind and loving partnership and say no to violence. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/ulh1zb0zmY
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) April 27, 2020
In the 47-second video, the Indian opener can be seen practicing punches and helping his wife and son practice punching as well. Some fans praised Dhawan for sharing such a “great message”, while many slammed the “brutal crime” of domestic violence.
The country is in lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus, which has brought the sporting world to a complete standstill. The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been postponed indefinitely, while India’s home series against South Africa was called off amid the virus scare.